Guggenheim Securities Hires Christopher Macios to Expand Middle Market Investment Banking Practice

New York, New York, UNITED STATES

NEW YORK, Sept. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Christopher Macios will join the firm as a Managing Director and will focus on covering financial sponsors. Mr. Macios will commence work at Guggenheim in October.

Mr. Macios joins Guggenheim with more than 15 years of investment banking experience, working most recently as a Director in Houlihan Lokey’s Financial Sponsors Group focusing on advisory and capital markets transactions for private equity clients. Prior to Houlihan Lokey, Mr. Macios worked at Wells Fargo Securities for eight years in its Financial Sponsors Group.

“We are pleased to welcome Chris to our rapidly growing middle market investment banking practice,” said Mark Van Lith, Co-CEO of Guggenheim Securities and Head of Investment Banking. “Financial sponsor coverage is a critical component of our strategy to provide best-in-class capabilities to middle market clients.  Chris’s deep relationships with middle market financial sponsors will make him an impactful addition to the firm.  We look forward to his continued success at Guggenheim.”

Mr. Macios earned his B.A. in economics and English from Boston College. He will be based in Guggenheim’s New York office.

About Guggenheim Securities

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